Germany

2 stabbed in Amsterdam were Americans, officials say
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September 01, 2018 - 2:27 pm
By Simon Cullen, Duarte Mendonca and Joe Sterling, CNN (CNN) -- The suspect in Friday's knife attack at Amsterdam's central railway station had a "terrorist motive" and is believed to have acted alone, police in the Netherlands said Saturday. Police said the suspect is a 19-year-old Afghan man who...
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In this Nov. 20, 2003 file photo, Jakiw Palij, a former Nazi concentration camp guard, stands in front of a building in the Queens borough of New York.
Suzanne DeChillo/The New York Times via AP, File
August 21, 2018 - 8:29 am
By Michael R. Sisak, David Rising and Randy Herschaft, Associated Press BERLIN (AP) — The last Nazi war crimes suspect facing deportation from the U.S. was taken from his New York City home and spirited early Tuesday morning to Germany, the White House said. The deportation of the 95-year-old...
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Aldi is going granola to compete with Whole Foods
Aldi via CNN
August 17, 2018 - 1:19 pm
By Jordan Valinsky (CNN Money) -- Aldi is synonymous with low-cost food staples, canned goods and no frills shopping. But the German grocer is hoping a shift to trendy, natural foods will help it grow its market share in the United States. Last week, it announced the next phase of an aggressive...
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Wacken Open Air festival
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August 06, 2018 - 10:51 am
By Kevin Tschierse and Joseph Ataman, CNN (CNN) -- Two Germans who ran away from their retirement home to attend a heavy metal music festival had their plot foiled by police. A police patrol found the two elderly men at 3 a.m. on August 4 on their way to Wacken Open Air festival after staff at the...
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The Monday, July 30, 2018 screenshot shows the #MeTwo Twitter website. The hashtag, a play on the #MeToo movement against sexual harassment, was created by journalist Ali Can following the resignation of soccer star Mesut Ozil.
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July 30, 2018 - 12:37 pm
By Kirsten Grieshaber, Associated Press BERLIN (AP) — After #MeToo comes #MeTwo . The hashtag has become a rallying point for scores of second- and third-generation immigrants in Germany, who have taken to Twitter to share their accounts of everyday racism and how they still struggle to be accepted...
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U.S. President Donald Trump raises his hands during a press conference after a summit of heads of state and government at NATO headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, Thursday, July 12, 2018.
AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert
July 12, 2018 - 7:31 am
UPDATE: 9:32 a.m. By Jonathan LeMire and Jill Colvin, Associated Press BRUSSELS (AP) — In a chaotic 28 hours at NATO, President Donald Trump disparaged longtime allies, cast doubt on his commitment to the mutual-defense organization and sent the 29-member pact into frenzied emergency session. Then...
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U.S. President Donald Trump gestures while speaking to NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg during their bilateral breakfast, Wednesday, July 11, 2018 in Brussels, Belgium.
AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais
July 11, 2018 - 8:27 am
By Jonathan Lemire and Jill Colvin, Associated Press BRUSSELS (AP) — In a combative start to his NATO visit, President Donald Trump asserted Wednesday that a pipeline project has made Germany "totally controlled" by and "captive to Russia" and blasted allies' defense spending, opening what was...
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Dreamstime
July 08, 2018 - 9:11 pm
By Jen Christensen (CNN) -- A common drug used to control blood pressure and help prevent heart failure is being recalled in 22 countries because it contains a chemical that poses a potential cancer risk. Valsartan is off-patent and is used as a component of other generic medicines. Novartis, the...
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Germany head coach Joachim Loew shouts during the group F match between South Korea and Germany, at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Kazan Arena in Kazan, Russia, Wednesday, June 27, 2018.
AP Photo/Lee Jin-man
July 03, 2018 - 8:59 am
BERLIN (AP) — Germany coach Joachim Loew is staying on despite the team's first-round World Cup exit. The German football federation (DFB) says it was informed by Loew that he wished to remain and "rebuild the team with a view to the upcoming tasks in the future." Loew held talks with DFB officials...
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Germany head coach Joachim Loew looks on near the end of the group F match between South Korea and Germany, at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Kazan Arena in Kazan, Russia, Wednesday, June 27, 2018. South Korea won the match 2-0.
AP Photo/Frank Augstein
June 28, 2018 - 10:56 am
By Samuel Petrequin, AP Sports Writer KAZAN, Russia (AP) — Coach Joachim Loew failed in his bid to combine the experience of past World Cup winners and the youth of talented newcomers, but the future holds much promise for Germany. The powerful Mannschaft, the dominant force of world soccer in...
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